New job opportunities are available for Ashe County residents.GE Aviation is following through on its commitment to create 105 new jobs in West Jefferson by 2017.
GREENSBORO — Ashe County Farm Bureau was named the winner of the 2014 County of Excellence Award, Division 3.
WEST JEFFERSON — Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation is warning the public about continued scams targeting members.
DURHAM — The Nature Conservancy has acquired 800 acres in Ashe County. The new property, which includes rare mountain bogs, will be added to the Conservancy's Bluff Mountain Preserve.
JEFFERSON — Greensboro-based artist William Mangum has been a hands-on advocate for the needs of North Carolina's homeless population, donating his artistic skills and publishing gifts to make the seasonal “Honor Card: program one of...
JEFFERSON — At the annual McFarland Christmas Party held at the new Boondocks Brew Haus and Events Center on Saturday, Dec. 6, Robert Franklin surprised those in attendance with the announcement that his role at the company was changing. He...
The body of a missing Avery County woman was discovered around midnight Wednesday morning, Dec. 10, 2014, near Phillips Gap off the Blue Ridge Parkway in Ashe County.
ASHE COUNTY — Local author and photographer Dr. Douglas Butler was recently awarded the 2014 Willie Parker Peace History Book Award from the North Carolina Society of Historians for his book, “North Carolina Civil War Monuments: An...
Ashe County families in need won't go hungry this holiday season thanks to a two-month food drive and generous outpouring of support from concerned local citizens.
Members of the Ashe County Chamber of Commerce now have an opportunity to reserve a 6'x6' month-long display space in 2015, in the Chamber Visitor Center in downtown West Jefferson.
ASHE COUNTY — The following accidents that occurred between Nov. 16 and Nov. 22 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.Nov. 16Crumpler
My maternal grandmother, Beulah C. Blevins, will celebrate her 100th birthday this month.
JEFFERSON — The leadership on the Ashe County Board of Education will remain the same in the coming year.
Ashe Library promotes “Food for Fines” during the week of Dec. 8 – 13.
WEST JEFFERSON — SkyLine Membership Corporation has awarded grants totaling $165,000 to five county school systems to augment efforts to enhance the use of technology across the curriculum.
WEST JEFFERSON — The sounds of Christmas will come alive when the Bethany United Methodist Church Adult Handbell Choir, aka the Ding-a-Lings, present a concert of holiday music at 7 p.m. on Sunday evening, Dec. 14, 2014 in the church...
In the November column on the Ashe County cheese plant, I wrote about local trucks delivering milk to the facility.
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WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Chamber of Commerce will host a “Meet the Artist” reception and ornament signing of the 22nd edition of its limited edition Christmas ornament series in conjunction with the Ashe Arts...
A new Board of Commissioners for Ashe County is officially in place following the regular meeting held Monday, Dec. 1, 2014.
Needless to say Ashe County and the surrounding areas are just full of prize winning, certificate bearing winners! And here's the proof!!
BOONE — October was a great time to be involved in the real estate market. Mortgage rates continued declining, and overall local realtor activity remained on pace to increase for the fifth consecutive year.
GRASSY CREEK — For the second year in a row, Landmark Farm Alpacas is the recipient of one of the most coveted honors among alpaca breeders in the U.S. and abroad - gracing the cover of Alpacas Magazine.
ASHE COUNTY — The following accidents that occurred between Nov. 9 and Nov. 15 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.Nov. 9Highway 16
The following are the restaurant and facility grades for Ashe County for the month of November 2014.